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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
'''1849''' -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.  
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'''1849''' -- Courthouse damaged by storm.  
  
 
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
 
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  

Revision as of 20:17, 16 March 2009

 United States  > Georgia > Thomas County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1825--Thomas County was created 23 December 1825 from Decatur andIrwin Counties. County seat: Thomasville [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1849 -- Courthouse damaged by storm.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).